Joe McHugh, TD

Chief Whip and Minister of State at the Department of Culture with responsibility for Gaeilge, Gaeltacht and the Islands, Donegal

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McHugh announces Towns and villages in Donegal set to benefit from €1.15M funding

13 Donegal projects are to receive €1.15M under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme. The funding will see funding to digital hubs in Kilcar, Carrigart/Downings and on Arranmore Island as well as ehancement schemes in Newtowncunningham, Falcarragh, Convoy, Ballyliffin, Burtonport, , Churchill, Dunkineely, Mountcharles, Rathmullan and St Johnston.

Department Officials in talks with Inishowen Sports Clubs – McHugh

OFFICIALS from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport are in discussions with Inishowen football club Cockhill Celtic and a number of other sports clubs. Several sporting organisations affected by the floods on August 22 and 23 are being assisted by the Red Cross in a funding programme set up by the Department of Defence, with aid up to €20,000 available.

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Government Buildings
Upper Merrion St
Dublin 2
Phone: (01) 619 4000


Grier House
Lower Main Street
Co. Donegal
Phone: 0749164787